AS A JUNIOR (2013-14):
Won the heavyweight division at Mustang Open … Went 5-0 on the season … Recorded three decisions, a fall and a win in sudden victory.
Attended Noble High School, where he lettered twice and graduated in 2006 … Went 33-6 as a senior and 26-11 as a junior … Two-time state placer.
Competed at Oklahoma City University … Earned All-America honors as a freshman … Also named an Academic All-American honors his freshman year.
Son of Darrell Brown and Lisa Ryder … Has six siblings: Elizabeth, Joey, Teresa, Chris, Jeanie and Sammie … Spent five years as a Fleet Marine Force Corpsman prior to wrestling for OCU … Hometown is Noble, Okla. ... Political science major.